Supernova SN 2014dt in M61

Supernova 2014dt was discovered on October 29, 2014 by Koichi Itagaki (Japan), the seventh supernova discovery in M61. Located at 33.9" east, 7.2" south of M61's nucleus, it reached a peak of about mag 13.2 (visually) on October 30, and faded to mag 15 at end of November. Its type was determined as Ia-pec.

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Hartmut Frommert
Christine Kronberg

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